Compulite

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The first Compulite lighting console, released in 1978, was one of the first consoles in the world to be based on a microprocessor. On display at the Compulite-Danor Stage Lighting Museum. Stand Lighting release the Duet desk in 1971
Compulite Spark 4D

Compulite is an Israel based company that designs and builds lighting control console, dimmers and other theatre lighting related equipment.

The company was founded in 1978 by Dan Redler and Alfred Senator.[1]

In 1978, Compulite was the first company to release a lighting console that uses a microprocessor.[2][3]

The Compulite Animator, released in 1990. On display at the Stage Lighting Museum

The Compulite Animator, released in 1990, was one of the first consoles to use DMX512 for the generic control of automated fixtures and dimmers simultaneously.

As of 2009, Compulite was one of only five companies in the world that produces high density modular sine-wave dimmers fit for use in theatre.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Compulite About Us". Compulite. Retrieved November 19, 2009. 
  2. ^ Hazan, Jenny (March 25, 2007). "Israeli lighting master takes center stage". Israel21c. Retrieved November 19, 2009. 
  3. ^ Johnson, David (August 1, 1994). "Compulite". TCI. Retrieved November 19, 2009.